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"The Bombardment of Fort Sumter, April 7, 1863."

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Identifier: P0084-1286

Title: "The Bombardment of Fort Sumter, April 7, 1863."

Description: Print of several Union naval vessels, mostly ironclad, in the foreground and Fort Sumter in the background. "THE BOMBARDMENT OF FORT SUMTER, APRIL 7, 1863. - FROMA SKETCH BY AN EYE-WITNESS. - [SEE PAGE 279.]" (printed below image). Clipping from Harper's Weekly, May 2, 1863, page 285.

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Place: United States

Dates: 1863-05-02

Type(s): Wood Engraving
Image

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Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
wood engraving
Newspapers
Harper's Weekly
Fort Sumter
naval vessels
ship
steam
Flags
Union
attack
bombard
Water
firing
fort
building
Armed Forces
Fortification

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